Senior Health Center - Boise, ID

Boise Geriatrician Doctors for Senior Health

Type of Physician: Geriatrician

What is a Geriatrician? A subspecialty certification by the Board of Internal Medicine or Family Practice; practitioners have special knowledge of the aging process and special skills in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of illness in the elderly. These specialists care for geriatric patients in the patient's home, the medical office, in nursing homes, and in the hospital. Geriatricians are trained to recognize the unusual presentations of illness and drug interactions, to utilize resources such as community social services, and to assist with special ethical issues in the care of the elderly.

Specialty: Geriatric Medicine

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Geriatrician Doctors in Boise *

  • 2

    James E. Branahl
    Veteran Affairs Medical Center
    500 W Fort St
    Boise, ID 83702
    (208) 422-1000

    • 37 years experience
    • 1 office location(s)
  • 3

    Desmond Y. Anim-Appiah
    Veteran Affairs Medical Center
    500 W Fort St
    Boise, ID 83702
    (208) 422-1000

    • 28 years experience
    • 1 office location(s)
  • 4

    John E. Guicheteau
    Saint Alphonsus Medical Group
    6140 W Curtisian Ave Ste 300
    Boise, ID 83704
    (208) 367-6575

    • 42 years experience
    • 1 office location(s)
  • 5

    Edward H. Newcombe
    Riverside Rehabilitation
    7711 W Riverside Dr
    Boise, ID 83714
    (208) 853-8536

    • 54 years experience
    • 2 office location(s)
  • 6

    Kenon J. Kildew
    Micron Family Health Center
    8000 S Federal Way
    Boise, ID 83716
    (208) 368-5656

    • 1 office location(s)

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Boise, Idaho

Boise is a city located in the Northwestern United States in the state of Idaho. Boise is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Idaho as well as the county seat of Ada County. Located on the Boise River, this is the principal city of the Boise City-Nampa metropolitan area and the largest city between Salt Lake City, Utah and Portland, Oregon. Boise serves as the primary government, economic, cultural, and transportation center for the area.

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Nearby Boise Hospitals

  • 1
    St Luke's Boise Medical Center
    190 E Bannock St
    Boise, Idaho 83712
    (208) 381-222
  • 2
    Idaho Elks Rehabilitation Hosp
    600 N Robbins Rd
    Boise, Idaho 83702
    (208) 489-444
  • 3
    VA Medical Center-Boise
    500 W Fort St
    Boise, Idaho 83702
    (208) 422-100
  • 4
    Saint Alphonsus Reg Med Ctr
    1055 N Curtis Rd
    Boise, Idaho 83706
    (208) 367-212
  • 5
    Intermountain Hospital
    303 N Allumbaugh St
    Boise, Idaho 83704
    (208) 377-840
  • 6
    Boise Behavioral Hlth Hosp
    8050 W Northview St
    Boise, Idaho 83704
    (208) 327-050
  • 7
    Treasure Valley Hospital
    8800 W Emerald St
    Boise, Idaho 83704
    (208) 373-500
  • 8
    St Luke's Meridian Med Ctr
    520 S Eagle Rd
    Boise, Idaho 83642
    (208) 706-500
  • 9
    Complex Care Hospital Of Idaho
    2131 S Bonito Way
    Boise, Idaho 83642
    (877) 801-224
  • 10
    Southwest Idaho Treatment Ctr
    1660 11th Ave N
    Boise, Idaho 83687
    (208) 442-281
  • 11
    Saint Alphonsus Medical Center
    1512 12th Ave Rd
    Boise, Idaho 83686
    (208) 463-500
  • 12
    Walter Knox Memorial Hospital
    1202 E Locust St
    Boise, Idaho 83617
    (208) 365-356
  • 13
    West Valley Medical Center
    1717 Arlington Ave
    Boise, Idaho 83605
    (208) 459-464

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